DHL Express takes off with 12 all-electric cargo planes order

Eviation’s ‘Alice’ aircraft can be flown by a single pilot, will require 30 minutes or less to charge per flight hour and have a maximum range of up to 815 kilometres

Sustainable aviation should be at the heart of UK’s green recovery plan

Industry asks the government to support sustainable aviation fuel projects by committing £500m

UK’s aviation sector aligns with 2050 net zero target

The Sustainable Aviation coalition predicts it will be able to reduce net emissions from 30 million tonnes per year down to zero, while simultaneously growing passenger numbers by 70%

Carbon budget plan floats well with shipping and air groups

Proposals to formally include aviation and shipping in the UK’s carbon targets released today seem to have gone down well with both industries. But both are concerned by EU plans along the same lines which could “distort” UK trade. This morning the Committee on Climate Change brought out a report suggesting the emissions from international […]

Government face flak for aviation emissions ‘dithering’

The Department for Transport (DfT) has taken the flak from environmental campaigners over its “astonishing” response to the Committee on Climate Change’s report on aviation. In the report, DfT confirms its plan to introduce aviation in the EU’s Emissions Trading System (ETS) from 2012. However, the Department said that it still needs to choose whether […]